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The cabinet of Dr. Caligari / written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; Decla Film-Gesellschaft ; directed by Robert Wiene.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Noble Co PL - Central (Albion) DVD CAB (PG) (Text) DVD 38131004535224 NCPLC - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (68 min.) : silent, color tinted with black and white segments ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not specified] : Front Row Entertainment, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919.
Digitally remastered for superior quality.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Digitally remastered for superior picture picture quality -- Dolby digital sound AC-3 -- Chapter stops -- Interactive menus.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographed by Willy Hameister ; music, Timothy Brock ; reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany.
Participant or Performer Note:
Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Feher, Lil Dagover, Hans Hainz v. Twardowsky, Rudolph Lettinger. Genuine: Fern Andra.
Summary, etc.:
In the film The cabinet of Dr. Caligari, a somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of Genuine. Both films are examples of the German Expressionist movement.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Silent films with English title cards and musical accompaniment.
Subject: Sleepwalking > Drama.
Hypnotism > Drama.
Hypnotism and crime > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Silent films.
Horror films.
Vampire films.
Expressionist films.
Fiction films.
Film excerpts.

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